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2013-04-24 08:23:40

SALT LAKE CITY, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Terra Systems, Inc. (TSYI.PK) is pleased to announce the company's expansion into Indonesia where it will use its patented coal drying technologies to process Low Rank Lignitic Coal (LRC) into high value, custom formulated briquettes to be sold for power generation throughout Asia. Company President George Ford stated "Coal usage in the US is in decline, but in Asia it is rapidly expanding. This move will re-position Terra Systems to become a...

2013-04-03 12:32:07

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Rapids - the trusted provider of innovative media transformation and workflow solutions for bringing video to wider audiences - announced today that leading Latin American Internet and digital media service provider Terra is using a distributed deployment of the Digital Rapids Transcode Manager(®) high-volume, automated media processing software to prepare media assets for multiscreen video-on-demand distribution. In...

2013-02-20 08:23:41

Corvus to Receive $6M Cash and 750,000 WestMountain Shares TSX: KOR  OTCQX: CORVF VANCOUVER, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Corvus Gold Inc. ("Corvus" or the "Company") - (TSX: KOR, OTCQX: CORVF) announces that its Alaskan subsidiary, Raven Gold Alaska Inc. ("Raven"), has signed a non-binding Letter Of Intent ("LOI") to sell all of its joint venture participating interest in the Terra Project in Alaska to its current joint venture partner, Terra Gold Corp. ("Terra Gold") (a...

2013-02-20 08:22:55

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Terra Energy & Resource Technologies, Inc. (PINK: TEGR), a natural resource exploration technology company, has been granted a services contract by Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) for oil and gas exploration in Kuwait. The services contract is a result of Terra winning a public tender "Satellite Based New Mapping Technique to Provide Subsurface Structural Features for North and South Ratqa Field" announced by KOC in 2012. Terra plans to deploy its...

2012-11-30 16:29:15

A stunning array of images of our home planet, taken by Earth-observing science satellites, are featured in a new NASA publication. The book, "Earth as Art," is available in hardcover, electronically, and as a free iPad application. The 158-page book celebrates the aesthetic beauty of Earth in the patterns, shapes, colors and textures of the land, oceans, ice and atmosphere. Images include snow-capped mountain peaks in the Himalayas, Arizona's Painted Desert, the Mississippi River Delta...

2012-11-30 12:20:23

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A stunning array of images of our home planet, taken by Earth-observing science satellites, are featured in a new NASA publication. The book, "Earth as Art," is available in hardcover, electronically, and as a free iPad application. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The 158-page book celebrates the aesthetic beauty of Earth in the patterns, shapes, colors and textures of the land, oceans, ice and atmosphere....

Researchers Use Satellites To Track Smog From Space
2012-11-27 17:16:51

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As it turns out, measuring pollution from the ground can be a tough task. Smog, in particular, can be hard to track. This thick, dirty cloud is often found over the world´s megacities, with populations over 2 million. Scientists have placed monitoring stations in these cities in an attempt to monitor smog levels, but they aren´t always accurate. The placement of these monitoring stations is crucial, and they...

Tropical Depression Nilam Blankets Southern India Seen By NASA
2012-11-02 06:50:41

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center After Tropical Cyclone Nilam made landfall in southeastern India NASA's Terra satellite passed overhead and saw the storm's clouds blanket the entire southern portion of the country from Chennai southward. On Nov. 1 at 05:50 UTC (1:50 a.m. EDT), the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument that flies aboard NASA's Terra satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Depression Nilam. The MODIS image showed that Nilam's clouds...

Fifteenth Atlantic Tropical Depression Born Seen By NASA
2012-10-04 10:15:52

The fifteenth tropical depression of the Atlantic Ocean hurricane season was born on Oct. 3 an NASA's Terra satellite captured an image of it as it came to be. NASA's Terra satellite passed over newborn Tropical Depression 15 on Oct. 3 at 8:52 a.m. EDT in the central Atlantic Ocean and the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument captured an image of the storm. Shortly after the image was created, forecasters at the National Hurricane Center looking at the MODIS and...

3 Days Of Hurricane Gordon's Atlantic Track Captured By NASA Satellites
2012-08-21 07:42:35

NASA's Terra and Aqua satellite have captured Hurricane Gordon over three days as it neared the Azores Islands in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. Gordon weakened to a tropical storm on August 20. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer, or MODIS, is an instrument that flies onboard NASA's Terra and Aqua satellites and provides high-resolution imagery to users. When NASA's Terra satellite flew over Gordon on August 17 at 9:30 a.m. EDT it was a tropical storm and did not have a visible...